(6-3, 4-1 MEAC)
(6-3, 2-3 MEAC)
3:00 PM ET, November 1, 2008
Bragg Memorial Stadium, Tallahassee, FL
Passing: C. Pulley (FAMU) - 24 YDS, 1 TD, 1 INT
Rushing: D. James (MORG) - 30 CAR, 99 YDS, 1 TD
Receiving: K. Elliott (FAMU) - 4 REC, 62 YDS
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- James Meade kicked a 39-yard field goal with 16 seconds left to lift Morgan State to a 13-10 win over Florida A&M on Saturday.
Meade's kick gave Morgan State (6-3, 4-1 Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference) its fourth consecutive victory.
The Bears' Devan James rushed for 99 yards, scoring on a 4-yard run in the second quarter, to increase his season's total to 1,077 yards.
Morgan State held Florida A&M (6-3, 2-3 MEAC) to 137 yards, including 1 yard in the fourth quarter.
Florida A&M's Eddie Battle was 8 of 14 for 84 yards as the Rattlers' three-game winning streak came to an end.
Morgan State never trailed, taking a 3-0 lead with 11 minutes left in the first quarter on Meade's 40-yard field goal.
After James' touchdown gave the Bears a 10-0 lead, Florida A&M scored on a 3-yard pass from Pulley to Mykel Benson with 23 seconds left in the first half.
Florida A&M's Trevor Scott kicked a 37-yard field goal with 8:40 left in the third quarter to tie the score.
The Rattlers had a chance to take the lead later in the quarter, but Scott's 43-yard field goal was nullified by a holding penalty.
Meade's game-winning field goal came at the end of an 11-play, 41-yard drive.